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Published by Jon Land for 24dash.com in Housing

Housing association unveils future vision Housing association unveils future vision

A housing association has set out its vision for the future, including plans to build 1,500 new homes by 2020.

Yarlington Housing Group will launch the vision at this Chartered Institute of Housing South West conference Housing conference, following consultation with communities, stakeholders and staff.

Pledges made by the Somerset-based housing association to its residents include:

  • Working to eradicate fuel poverty
  • Ensuring all households have digital access
  • Building a further 1,500 new homes by 2020
  • Supporting community leaders
  • Being financially stronger than we are today
  • Exercising outstanding governance and leadership
  • Maximising social value opportunities 
  • Supporting and enabling the vulnerable 
  • Bringing new businesses into the group

Developing a portfolio of properties that people want, can afford and add to our bottom line

Chief Executive Gary Orr said: “There are exciting and challenging times ahead for our organisation. Our pledges represent a road map to success. We want to provide the best possible service to our customers, whilst retaining and attracting excellent staff.

“Our ambitions are many, and we are confident that they each will be realised."

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